The Team

image3

Brian Riemer PT

Brian  graduated from the University of Alberta in 1997.  After working 5 years in the public system, he purchased Evergreen in 2001 from Jeff Dwyer & Lorraine Huntley.  With post graduate training in Orthopaedics, Vestibular Rehab, Ergonomics,  Sports Injuries and Orthotics/Bracing,  Brian is able to assess and treat a wide variety of conditions.  In addition, Brian is a soccer coach, local referee and Learning Facilitator with BC Soccer.  As a result, when you come to the clinic, there is usually a soccer game on the TV in the gym!

image4

Jim Leithead PT

 Jim obtained his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Alberta in 1998.  Over the next several years he continued to study and obtained post-graduate certification in manual therapy and acupuncture.  In 2007 a love of the mountains drew him and his family to the Kootenays and he has been working at Evergreen PT since. Jim is passionate about helping people overcome their personal barriers so they can take charge of their own health.  Expect hands-on treatment and guided exercise if you are coming to see Jim

 

image5

Noelle Rocheleau PT

Noelle Noelle grew up in BC and although she left to complete her schooling on the prairies, graduating from the University of Saskatchewan in 2016, she has found her way to the Kootenays to enjoy everything life has to offer here. Since graduation she has pursued courses in vestibular therapy/vertigo, concussions, shoulder assessment and the McKenzie Method. Her treatment philosophy combines manual therapy and exercise prescription in order to help clients reach their unique goals. When she isn’t working she can usually be found outdoors whether skiing, mountain biking, climbing or hiking!  



image6

Spencer Hachey PT

 Spencer Graduated from the European School of Physiotherapy in 2017, located in Amsterdam, Netherlands.  Upon returning to Canada after his studies, he decided to make his home in the Kootenay region. In addition to gaining physiotherapy experience across Canada, the Netherlands, and Ireland, Spencer comes from a multi-sport background, and over 15 years in the labour workforce.  Spencer’s background has provided him the skills to work on many different issues regarding the human body, and has inspired a predominantly hands-on deep tissue approach that incorporates exercise programs and other modalities such as TENS and heat.

 

Sherry

Sherry is the Office manager.  With a previous career in the banking industry, she brings a wealth of knowledge and exceptional client service to Evergreen Sports and Physical Therapy.  

 

Delaine, Lauren, Alethea & Nathaniel

Delaine, Lauren, Alethea and Nathaniel are  support staff who provide a variety of services to make your experience at Evergreen as pleasant as possible.  From booking appointments and taking payments, to assisting the Physiotherapists, they strive to make your time at Evergreen Sports and Physical Therapy memorable.